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Recreation Assistant (Casual)

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South Norfolk Council
Place of work:
Ketts Park, Wymondham
Salary details:
£9.11 - £9.74 per hour
Job term:
No Guaranteed Hours
Various casual hours available
Closing date:
13 October 2019 11:30 PM
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Do you have as much enthusiasm as our customers?  

Role Snapshot…

Do you enjoy sport, exercise, wellbeing and thrive on being part of a busy team working a range of shifts and dealing with the public?  Want to work at a facility with a brand new state of the art artificial grass pitch? Then read on...

What you could be part of…

In conjunction with several partners, South Norfolk Council has overseen the development of a floodlit full size artificial grass pitch.  Investment in excess of £700k has been made so far with more to follow, with planned future enhancements to the tennis facilities. Our Recreation Assistants will be support the Team Leader and be responsible for delivering a first-class service, maintaining high standards and serving our customers.

Working at South Norfolk Council would enable you to be part of an organisation which is proud to deliver high-quality, customer focussed services. Our success comes from us being commercially astute and business-like.  Continuous improvement is also vital and our employees challenge themselves to develop new and innovative ways to improve the services that make a real difference to people’s lives.

What you’ll be doing…

  • Supervising the artificial grass pitch
  • Setting up activities within the pavilion, tennis centre and the artificial grass pitch
  • Assisting with tours from potential hirers
  • Ensuring the centre is well run, safe and ready for business
  • Carrying out basic reception duties and café duties

You must have…

A passion for excellent customer service in a leisure/sporting environment.  A willingness to undertake professional development specific to the facilities.  A First Aid at Work Qualification (training can be provided before commencement of employment).  Previous experience in a leisure/fitness environment is desirable but not essential. You must have good attention to detail and the ability to communicate clearly and professionally with our customers.

You may still have questions and can contact Rob Adams on 01953 607171 to answers these for you.

This is an on-going recruitment campaign; however, the advert will close once sufficient applications have been received.

Please note that this post is subject to a satisfactory disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

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